Medicine : Nasivion 0.05% Adult Drops(10ml)

Name:Nasivion 0.05% Adult Drops(10ml)
Manufacturer:E Merck India Limited
Generic Use:Oxymetazoline
Composition:Oxymetazoline(0.5 Mg/ml)
Substitutes:nasivion 0.05% adult drops(10ml)

Generic ( Oxymetazoline )

Typical use Of Oxymetazoline :Nasal Congestion.Conjunctival Decongestant.
Mechanism of action of Oxymetazoline :Oxymetazoline Is A Direct Acting Sympathomimetic Amine, Which Acts On Alpha-adrenergic Receptors In The Arterioles Of The Conjunctiva And Nasal Mucosa. It Produces Vasoconstriction, Resulting In Decreased Conjunctival Congestion In Ophthalmic. In Nasal It Produces Constriction, Resulting In Decreased Blood Flow And Decreased Nasal Congestion.
Drug Interaction of Oxymetazoline :Hypertensive Crisis May Occur With Monoamine Oxygenase Inhibitors.
Side effects of Oxymetazoline :Local Stinging Or Burning, Sneezing, Dryness Of Mouth And Throat. Prolonged Or Frequent Use May Cause Rebound Congestion. Headache, Insomnia, Tachycardia, Hypertension, Nervousness.


How Oxymetazoline will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Oxymetazoline will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Oxymetazoline

No Studies Found